Useful Travel Health Links

Canadian Source: Travel Medicine Program, Health Canada – www.travelhealth.gc.ca

Department of Foreign Affairs & International Trade – www.voyage.gc.ca

This site provides country-specific information, including travel warnings, health threats and a listing of Canadian embassies/consulates, as well as general advice about travel safety; you can register on-line, at this site, with the Canadian consulate.

World Health Organization Source: International Travel & Health Vaccination Requirements & Health Advice – www.who.int

American Source: Traveler’s Health, Centers for Disease Control *** best site*** – www.cdc.gov/travel

Laboratory Center for Disease Control; Health Canada – www.hc-sc.gc.ca/hpb/lcdc/osh – travel health advisories

U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Consular Affairs, American Citizens Services – www.travel.state.gov – travel warnings

IAMAT (International Association for Medical Assistance to Travelers) is an organization that will provide you with names of English speaking doctors around the world; the phone number is 1-519-836-0102. – www.iamat.org

Don’t Drink the Water, a Canadian publication co-published by the Canadian Public Health Association and the Canadian Society for International Health